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Located within the village was a resort with a beach that was popular with colonists and visitors. At some point prior to the Tarsus IV Massacre the Starfleet Outpost Tarsus IV commanding officer Lieutenant Commander Gabriel Lorca and his girlfriend Balayna Ferasini traveled to the village on vacation. A photo of the two together on the beach became a treasured possession of Balayna, who kept a copy in a frame in her apartment. (DSC novel: Drastic Measures)